Game Day: Maple Leafs at Bruins
TD GARDEN PUCK DROP: 7 p.m. TV: CBC RADIO: TSN 1050 KEY MATCHUP Bergeron vs. Phaneuf Old foes renew acquaintances with Bruins centre Patrice Bergeron on a six-game points streak (three goals, four assists) and Leafs defenceman Dion Phaneuf playing a reinvigorated game. He’s also keeping his shots low on the powerP play.
NEED TO KNOW: Bruins forward David d Krejci leads the Bruins in assists (14) and points (22). . . . Ex-Leaf goalie Jonas Gustavsson, Tuukka Rask’s backup, is 4-1-0 with a 2.20 goals-against average and .914 save mark. . . . This will be their first meeting since 2005-06 without Phil Kessel on either team’s roster.
NEXT UP: Monday vs. Bruins (7:30 p.m., TSN4) Kevin McGran